The Story of Stephenson's Rocket

  • To commemorate the move of Rocket to its new permanent home at the Railway Museum in York, this definitive guide to one of the most famous locomotives is told here. It covers George and Robert Stephenson, Rocket, Rainhill trials, its competitors and the history of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway.
    by Rob Adamson and Chris Nettleton
    (60 pages, 24cm x 17cm, softback)

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